Olive Garden's Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Spinach and Artichoke Dip is the most popular item not on Olive Garden’s menu. But now you can make it at home!
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Spinach and Artichoke Dip is the most popular item not on Olive Garden’s menu. 

Like any big restaurant, Olive Garden rotates its menu items to make way for new favorites and seasonal items. More than 3 years ago, Spinach & Artichoke dip came off the menu, and still today, Olive Garden receives more inquiries about the dip than any other menu item from very passionate fans on social media. 

For all you fans, here is the REAL Olive Garden Spinach and Artichoke Dip recipe

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4
Servings
926
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 1 14-oz can artichoke hearts, drained and sliced
  • 1 Pound cream cheese, room temperature
  • 8 Ounces mascarpone cheese, room temperature
  • 2 Tablespoons all-purpose flour, sifted
  • 1 Cup Parmesan cheese, grated
  • 1/4 Teaspoon fresh thyme leaves
  • 1/4 Teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 1 Tablespoon fresh flat leaf parsley, chopped
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 5 green onions, chopped
  • salt to taste
  • ground black pepper to taste
  • 6 Ounces fresh spinach, chopped
  • 8 slices crusty Italian bread
  • extra virgin olive oil (to drizzle)

Directions

Preheat oven to 325ºF. 

Mix all ingredients in a large bowl, except bread and extra virgin olive oil.

Coat a large non-stick baking pan with pan spray; fill pan with mixture. Bake at 325ºF for about 25 minutes or until bubbling and center is hot.

Drizzle both sides of bread with extra virgin olive oil. Grill bread on both sides.

Sprinkle top of heated dip with parmesan cheese. Serve hot with grilled bread.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
73g
100%
Sugar
8g
N/A
Saturated Fat
39g
100%
Cholesterol
206mg
69%
Protein
29g
58%
Carbs
44g
15%
Vitamin A
898µg
100%
Vitamin B12
0.8µg
12.7%
Vitamin B6
0.3mg
16.6%
Vitamin C
29mg
48%
Vitamin D
1µg
N/A
Vitamin E
3mg
13%
Vitamin K
286µg
100%
Calcium
639mg
64%
Fiber
8g
33%
Folate (food)
197µg
N/A
Folate equivalent (total)
312µg
78%
Folic acid
68µg
N/A
Iron
5mg
28%
Magnesium
139mg
35%
Monounsaturated
21g
N/A
Niacin (B3)
4mg
19%
Phosphorus
541mg
77%
Polyunsaturated
4g
N/A
Potassium
990mg
28%
Riboflavin (B2)
0.6mg
35.5%
Sodium
1375mg
57%
Thiamin (B1)
0.4mg
25%
Zinc
3mg
19%

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